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First Opel Ampera-E Deliveries Get Underway In Norway

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Opel has officially delivered the first three Ampera-e all-electric cars in Norway on the occasion of Norwegian Constitution Day.  Perhaps not surprisingly, and with the Holiday in mind,  the EVs were in the three national colors – red, white and blue.

First Opel / Vauxhall Crossland X Review Drops Mixed Signals

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - If you're looking for a new 2017-built rival to the likes of the Renault Captur, Nissan Juke or the Peugeot 2008, Opel/Vauxhall's Crossland X will probably be on your shortlist.

Badge engineering in Europe is where the Americans went wrong

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - In March, General Motors unloaded its Germany-based Opel division onto France’s PSA Peugeot-Citroën. Announced ahead of the Geneva Auto Show, the deal served as a glum reminder that American companies have historically had a difficult time selling cars in Europe.

Opel Ampera-E Test Drive In Norway Finds The Long Range EV Ticking All The Boxes

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Autocar recently had the chance to test drive the Opel Ampera-e in Norway, which is the launching point of the EV this month. From there, the Ampera-e will spread across Europe, although we have heard several reports that available inventory of the all-electric Opel will be very thin for the remainder of 2017.

Opel Adam Black Jack Does Its Best Bumblebee Impression

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - European customers looking for a fashion-forward supermini have plenty of options at their disposal, from the retro Mini and Fiat 500 to the avant-garde DS 3. General Motors wouldn't want them to forget about the Opel Adam, though.

Opel Product Shuffle Begins Ahead of PSA Takeover

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The next-gen Corsa will share platforms, systems and technology with the Citroen C3 and Peugeot 208 models in one of the first synergies emerging from PSA’s pending acquisition of Opel and its Vauxhall twin brand from General Motors.

PSA's Tavares reassures shareholders over Opel buy

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - PSA CEO Carlos Tavares reassured shareholders over the acquisition of Opel from GM, saying that the purchase will boost PSA's European sales by 50 percent and vault the automaker "far ahead" of its French rival Renault.